Australians on Asahi Haikuist Network

As noted by its editor David McMurray, “Celebratory haiku from Australia made front page news in the Asahi newspaper on July 1.”

Haiku by Barbara Taylor and Marietta McGregor can be accessed through this link:

http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201607010005.html

Alfresco dining
a cicada plops into
cold chardonnay

–Barbara Taylor (Mountain Top, Australia)

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Charity collection–
rain freckles
a shattered mirror

–Marietta Jane McGregor (Canberra, Australia)